Tag Archives: depression

Depression and Denial

It’s like it’s a scar that must be hidden. Like some dirty secret.  An ugly sweater you keep in the back of the closet and only bring it out when that aunt comes to visit.  You hide it.  You deny … Continue reading

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Illuminating The Dark

Nightmares and illusions Challenges Hurt and anger Barracades Pen and paper are sword and shield  Adversity expelled onto the page Consumed banished Darkness illuminated once more   Copyright © 2019 Penny Wilson

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The Lies I Tell Myself

I can do this. Deep breath. Hands shaking. I can do this. Shake it off. Mirror check. Smile. One more deep breath. I can do this. Open the door. No. Trembling. Weak knees. Sweating. Shaking. I can do this. Step … Continue reading

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Help Me Help Them-Mental Health Awareness Week

Who knew?  I had no idea that it was Mental Health Awareness Week until I was browsing thru my Reader feed earlier today.  I recently added a new page to my blog. The Page is called Depression and Mental Health … Continue reading

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Mental Health Awareness Week — TheFeatheredSleep

REBLOG: Please read this eloquent piece of Reality from The Feathered Sleep. She doesn’t look sick….. She isn’t sick. But a black hole is eating her from the inside out. The devour has no real description It defies the usual … Continue reading

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Gravity

The energy it takes to pull my feet from this earth seems insurmountable.  Each step burdensome cumbersome massive.  I lift my head seeing the sunlight breaking through the darkness ahead.  Just a sliver.  Hope.  I advance determined to reach the … Continue reading

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New Page For Depression/Mental Health Help

I have a NEW PAGE on my blog!  If you look at the Tabs at the top of my Blog Home Page, you will see that I’ve added one called Depression & Mental Health Help.  Here, I’ve compiled a list … Continue reading

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